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I Know Someone With Breast Cancer

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 66 People

    Love Can Move Mountains....

    If you're part of this group and reading this, it's probably because you, or someone close to you is currently dealing with breast cancer, and I hope the following will give you some hope. My best friend was diagnosed with advanced breast cancer a few years ago. She had skipped...
    diablesse34 diablesse34 46-50, F 3 Responses Oct 2, 2013

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    A Great Woman Passed Tonight

    She started with breast cancer. He had a young son and was hoping for another child. During her chemo and radiation (despite what the dr said) she became pregnant with litterally a miracle child. She stopped her chemo and radiation until her little girl was born. For 5 years...
    sasha0309 sasha0309 36-40, F Dec 31, 2012

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    Trying To Keep A Positive Attitude

    My wife was recently diagnosed with stage 0 DCIS. There appear to be multiple sites. She is dreading having her breast removed.  I'm trying to be supportive and reassure her that the main objective is to get cured, and then we can worry about the cosmetic aspect of it.  She...
    JAGandVSfan JAGandVSfan 46-50, M Dec 6, 2012

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    My Mum

    I lost my mother in 1984, due to breast cancer. When she told us, she had it in 1974, it was hard to take and we thought we would loose her soon. Now I have found out, that one of my other relatives has it and she has been going on for about 10 years. I keep praying, that...
    silentviper69 silentviper69 61-65, M 2 Responses Feb 7, 2012

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    Well I Did :(

    It was my Aunt and sadly she did not survive.
    shadow1013 shadow1013 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 20, 2010

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    Cancer Sucks!

    My mom was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and cannot have chemo/radiation due to heart disease
    Glassgrrl Glassgrrl 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 6, 2012

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    I Know Someone Who Died of Breast Cancer

    She was a close friend of mine that I had known for years.  She developed breast cancer last year.  She refused to go to a doctor even though she knew something was wrong because she did not have insurance.  She kept it a secret for who knows how long.  She was very...
    haydenrules haydenrules 31-35, F Feb 5, 2009

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    My Mom Has Cancer, And I Didn't Take It So Great

    My mom was diagnosed with stage three breast cancer in July. I'm sixteen, and seeing her so week, so helpless, so depressed is like hell. Everyday its something new, her hair falling out, her fingernails falling out, the weight just melting off of her. It is doctor appointment...
    Dreamer413 Dreamer413 16-17 Dec 20, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    Just received the official word today. Hubby has a huge mass that is cancerous. I'm not looking for sympathy or attention. Just wondering if anyone out there has used more natural...
    emerald emerald 36-40, F 13 Responses Nov 4

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    My grandfather was diagnosed with colon cancer about a year ago. My father's side of the family has a history of alcoholism and when this bomb was dropped on them, they all...
    justanothersteph justanothersteph 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 14

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    Ok so this year has been a painful one and we've now just discovered my beautiful Aunt has been diagnosed with Lung cancer that has also spread to her brain. She went last week for...
    Elses Elses 36-40, M Nov 2

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    Is it possible for a 16-year-old boy to get breast cancer?
    zzzkt12crazzy zzzkt12crazzy 16-17, M Nov 1

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    Is it possible for a 16-year-old boy to get breast cancer?
    zzzkt12crazzy zzzkt12crazzy 16-17, M 1 Response Nov 1

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    There are no words to describe the sadness that you feel, saying goodbye to someone you know who is dying of cancer, and who is too young to have their life end so quickly...
    SeaSpray01 SeaSpray01 41-45, F 23 hrs ago

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    these are a few journal entries i wrote when this happened there are certain things that still shock me, sometimes. today a friend of mine (we'll call him D) and i were arguing...
    Leahisawesome Leahisawesome 16-17, F Nov 5

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    It was about 3 months ago. She was with her older daughter who was probably in her 20's. The mom's breasts hung massively to her waist and were each over a foot wide. They were so...
    kathil kathil 22-25, M Nov 3

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    my hubby had an x ray done and he has a spot on his lung. the doctor didn't no for sure what it was So he's got to go back for another full x ray in a few weeks. I hope he don't...
    jojom543 jojom543 36-40, F 4 Responses Nov 7

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    My past made me very mature. Made me grow up way too fast.. My mother died by my dad's hand, and he's made many marks upon my body. 10 years this went on, I'm just glad I'm not...
    Scarlott Scarlott 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 1

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    I feel utterly bad for those who have committed suicide mostly due to depression because I’ve been in their shoes. Depression is a very, very horrifying mental illness. It takes...
    ziwen ziwen 16-17, F Nov 7

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    or at least i dont think he does...at least not "that way." we found each other on omegle and keep in touch through kik...please do not laugh. i used to talk to people on omegle...
    daydreamer27 daydreamer27 16-17, F Nov 9

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    I have been seeing this great guy for over a year, I wasn't looking for a relationship. Boy oh boy did I fall for him. He walked in right past all the walls I put up and stole my...
    Invisigirl49 Invisigirl49 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    My mom has MS. This year my school is doing something to raise money for the National MS Society:) I am very determined to help, not only to raise money, but to educate people who...
    cra2yk1d cra2yk1d 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 8

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    Marriage There are two kinds of things in life, basically: logical, and emotional. Emotionally driven things tend to turn out badly, for me anyway. I’ve been in love 7 or more...
    Regrets472 Regrets472 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 11

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    I don't really know the man but one day my aunt called my mom, they were having their normal conversation until my mom asked how the guard dog was doing. My aunt told her that she...
    RedUsaSoccerBoy RedUsaSoccerBoy 13-15, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    My best friend Andre has autism and he is the most amazing person I know. We walk everyday together in gym and we have the best conversations. But it's always hard when the other...
    nic470 nic470 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 23

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    everyone hqs that one person with the fine smile and it just gives yo whole day a gloww
    merlinquest4853 merlinquest4853 22-25, M Oct 24

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    I've actually been getting really good at being a feeder! If anyone needs help, let me know!
    Kindawannagain Kindawannagain 18-21, M Oct 28

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    My 13 year old son is high functioning. He was diagnosed when he was 4, but we knew before that. It just took that long for the doctors to catch on. He's the sweetest boy- so...
    JJjenniejones JJjenniejones 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 25

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    Be positive and brave. I got herpes 6 months ago. I was so sad and anxiety about this. And I felt be cheated. Because my bf, I only had him in my sex life. I cried three days and...
    leslovingJenny leslovingJenny 31-35, F Oct 28

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    Girls, sisters, mothers, lovers and *******! Is it time? .. Remember every month...
    htheart htheart 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 28

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    I lost my starr that was her name my beautiful mother I will never forget you.
    riddlesmile riddlesmile 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 27

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    Please answer your phone... I'm really starting to worry... I can't lose you too. :'(
    MrCutBleedSmile MrCutBleedSmile 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 11

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    cra2yk1d cra2yk1d 13-15, F Nov 14

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    it would be weird but cool......there is a lot of me's when you would look my name up...
    xxMusicisbaexx xxMusicisbaexx 13-15, F Nov 10

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    It's actually so difficult. :/ I love him so much and depression can take over and it's just so difficult and unfair. :(
    TheSongPlaysWithin TheSongPlaysWithin 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I'm currently embarking on a three month solo journey through Europe. I prefer to travel either solo or with someone I know really well. I don't like to go on tours with a bunch of...
    annebelle88 annebelle88 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 8

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    Breastfeeding protects against breast cancer (especially premenopausal breast cancer) . Breastfeeding appears to lower the risk of both estrogen receptor-positive and estrogen...
    JaneLovesTarzan JaneLovesTarzan 56-60 3 Responses Nov 5

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    The benefits of breast milk are well known, but why breastfeeding protects against various forms of cancer remains a mystery. A new study in the Journal of Human Lactation...
    JaneLovesTarzan JaneLovesTarzan 56-60 Oct 28

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    Cancer is a life taking evil that I hope one day is wiped out of humanity. My father has cancer he is 73 but is very very ill. But despite the odds he is alive. What an awful...
    riddlesmile riddlesmile 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 3

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    My Aunt just came out of remission again. It's a miracle she stayed in it for nine months, but still it's a blow knowing that the cancer is growing again. She has battled terminal...
    NerdRock87 NerdRock87 16-17, F Nov 2

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    October is also LIVER CANCER awareness month... Not just breast cancer.
    KaylenG2121 KaylenG2121 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 30

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    last night my "Grandma" Passed away of stage 4 breast cancer and eye cancer......shes was suffering since September1, 2013. She passed away Nov1,2014 at 11:00pm...R.I.P.
    xxMusicisbaexx xxMusicisbaexx 13-15, F 4 Responses Nov 2

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    For some reason, I feel upset. I cry myself silently to sleep, I keep on thinking about why I rarely spend any time with my family. Every time my mom hushes me, I flip out and tell...
    Dandywishes Dandywishes 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    I don't even know what the hell I'm doing anymore. It's literally consumed me. I can't even hold a conversation with someone without thinking about him and what else I could have...
    26andgoing 26andgoing 26-30, F 2 hrs ago

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    My mother told me the day before Christmas she wished she never had kids and also told me that it's my fault she has breast cancer
    forevercanucksfan forevercanucksfan 26-30, F 5 Responses Nov 6

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